Connected Things Business Models: Philips Monitoring-as-a-Service

Jen van der MeerBusiness Model Practice, Hardware

Enterprise Monitoring Philips provides monitoring capabilities aligned to use and acuity, which means the level of monitoring based on the severity of illness. Monitoring-as-a-service as an offering promises to be more financially-friendly and more aligned to hospital performance goals. Founded It was founded in 1891 by Gerard Philips and his father Frederik, in Eindhoven, Netherlands to manufacture light bulbs.  Funding Koninklijke … Read More

Tech Giants Antitrust Remorse

Jen van der MeerTech Titans

Big News: the FTC along with 48 states has accused Facebook of choking competition and plans to break up Instagram and WhatsApp. This will be very difficult -why? because the FTC has no means to evaluate the future value of a company.  Take a look at the most recent years of Facebook acquisitions to see if you can spot the … Read More